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The United States and Italy on Friday signed an agreement to share their fingerprint databases in a bid to root out potential extremists among migrants travelling to the West.

Tradition demands the ingredients for these bittersweet spirits are kept under wraps but is secrecy appropriate in a changing climate?

The Ferrero Group, the owner of such brands as Nutella, Kinder and Tic Tac, has entered into an agreement to acquire the Ferrara Candy Co. from the private equity company L Catterton. Terms of the agreement were not announced.

A small part of the ceiling of the famous Basilica of the Holy Cross in Florence, Italy, broke off today, hitting and killing a tourist who was visiting the church, Florence police told ABC News.

Northern League uses Lombardy and Veneto referendums to push for special status

The threat of fresh attacks on the West by foreign fighters fleeing the fallen Islamic State – or Isis – stronghold of Raqa is set to dominate a G7 meeting of interior ministers in Italy.

Silvio Berlusconi says he would have responded differently to the Catalonia crisis than Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy, backing a "legally controlled" referendum to resolve the situation.

The mayor of Italian town Candela has come up with a practical solution to its dwindling population number -- paying people to become residents.

The number of migrants arriving in Italy from the Mediterranean has dropped sharply, according to the European Union’s border agency.

Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said on Wednesday that Italy was a model for Europe on how to reduce migrant arrivals, a day after U.N. agencies said its policies had trapped tens of thousands of people in dire conditions in Libya.